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Israeli-Owned Ship Hit by Explosion in Gulf of Oman

An Israeli-owned ship, the MV HELIOS RAY, was hit by an explosion in the Gulf of Oman overnight Thursday and a US defense official said the blast left...

February 26, 2021 12:51 pm

Iran Threatens to End Deal With IAEA Over US-Led Push to Criticize It

Iran is threatening to end a deal struck with the US nuclear watchdog last weekend temporarily salvaging much monitoring of its activities if the agency's board endorses a US-led push to criticize Tehran next week, an Iranian...

Lawyer Cites Satire in Defense of Dickinson Student’s Antisemitic Holocaust Video

JNS.org - The lawyer representing a student who attends Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., now under investigation by the school for antisemitic comments he made in a video praising the Holocaust, said the clip was...

Radio Emissions From Galaxy Challenge Black Hole Theories, Say Israeli Scientists

JNS.org - Israeli scientists said in research published on Monday that they intercepted radio emissions that may challenge the assumptions of how black holes behave. As part of the research, which was published by the peer-reviewed journal Nature Astronomy,...

February 26, 2021 10:06 am

Republican Lawmakers Step Up Campaign Against Sanctions Relief for Iran

JNS.org - Republicans in both houses of Congress introduced a resolution on Wednesday opposing any...

February 26, 2021 9:59 am

Kentucky Set to Become First State to Adopt IHRA Definition

JNS.org - Kentucky is expected to be the first state to officially adopt the International...

February 26, 2021 9:33 am

US Air Strikes on Iran-Backed Militias in Syria Kill at Least One Fighter

US air strikes against Iran-backed militias in eastern Syria killed at least one fighter and wounded...

February 25, 2021 6:03 pm

Tulsa Police Search for Two Suspects for Vandalism of Holocaust Memorial Statues at Jewish Museum

Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma are searching for two suspects who destroyed statues dedicated to child...

February 25, 2021 5:12 pm

Netherlands Pays Tribute to ‘February Strike’ on 80th Anniversary of Mass Solidarity Action with Jews Facing Nazi Persecution

The Netherlands on Thursday marked the 80th anniversary of the "February Strike" in Amsterdam and...

February 26, 2021 12:51 pm

Israeli-Owned Ship Hit by Explosion in Gulf of Oman

An Israeli-owned ship, the MV HELIOS RAY, was hit by an explosion in the Gulf of Oman overnight Thursday and a US defense official said the blast left holes...

February 26, 2021 11:17 am

Iran Threatens to End Deal With IAEA Over US-Led Push to Criticize It

Iran is threatening to end a deal struck with the US nuclear watchdog last weekend temporarily salvaging much monitoring of its activities if the agency's board...

February 26, 2021 10:14 am

Lawyer Cites Satire in Defense of Dickinson Student’s Antisemitic Holocaust Video

JNS.org - The lawyer representing a student who attends Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., now under investigation by the school for antisemitic comments he made...

February 26, 2021 10:11 am

Radio Emissions From Galaxy Challenge Black Hole Theories, Say Israeli Scientists

JNS.org - Israeli scientists said in research published on Monday that they intercepted radio emissions that may challenge the assumptions of how black holes behave. As...

February 26, 2021 10:06 am

Republican Lawmakers Step Up Campaign Against Sanctions Relief for Iran

JNS.org - Republicans in both houses of Congress introduced a resolution on Wednesday opposing any move by US President Biden and his administration to lift...

February 26, 2021 9:59 am

Kentucky Set to Become First State to Adopt IHRA Definition

JNS.org - Kentucky is expected to be the first state to officially adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s definition of antisemitism after the measure was...

February 26, 2021 9:33 am

US Air Strikes on Iran-Backed Militias in Syria Kill at Least One Fighter

US air strikes against Iran-backed militias in eastern Syria killed at least one fighter and wounded several others in what US officials said was a calibrated...

February 25, 2021 6:03 pm

Tulsa Police Search for Two Suspects for Vandalism of Holocaust Memorial Statues at Jewish Museum

Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma are searching for two suspects who destroyed statues dedicated to child victims of the Holocaust at the city's Sherwin Miller Museum...

February 25, 2021 5:12 pm

Netherlands Pays Tribute to ‘February Strike’ on 80th Anniversary of Mass Solidarity Action with Jews Facing Nazi Persecution

The Netherlands on Thursday marked the 80th anniversary of the "February Strike" in Amsterdam and other Dutch cities and towns against the round-up of Jews...

February 25, 2021 5:05 pm

Trudeau, Zelensky Among World Leaders Extending Purim Holiday Wishes

A number of world leaders Thursday extended well wishes for the Purim holiday, on the eve of the joyous festival celebrating the Jews' salvation in...

February 25, 2021 4:12 pm

Jewish Children Exposed to ‘Widespread Antisemitism’ in Schools in Malmo, Sweden, New Study Concludes

The small number of Jewish children attending public schools in the Swedish city of Malmo experience "widespread antisemitism," according to a new study published by...

February 25, 2021 2:54 pm

The ‘Most Brutal Attacks’ on Jews in Europe Driven by Anti-Zionism, Says Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief

Animus toward Israel is increasingly responsible for attacks on Jews in Europe, said Algemeiner editor-in-chief Dovid Efune during an interview with i24 News Wednesday, on...

February 25, 2021 2:27 pm

Manfred Gerstenfeld, Pioneer of Contemporary Antisemitism Scholarship, Dies in Israel Aged 84

Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, one of the world's leading experts on global antisemitism, passed away in Israel on Thursday at the age of 84. The author of...

February 25, 2021 2:23 pm

Bernie Sanders Blasts Israel for Not Vaccinating Palestinians, Calls Sending Doses to Allies ‘Outrageous’

US Senator Bernie Sanders attacked Israel on Thursday for not vaccinating Palestinians while sending doses to foreign countries such as Honduras and the Czech Republic. Sanders...

Culture

‘Unorthodox’ Star Shira Haas Shares Throwback Purim Photo From Childhood

Israeli actress Shira Haas shared with her Instagram followers on Thursday a photo...

Genesis Prize Foundation to Honor Life and Legacy of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

JNS.org - The Genesis Prize Foundation announced plans to honor the late prominent...

Features

Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

Opinion

My Brother Benzi, and How to Be Kind

My late brother Benzi died in a car accident in 2008. Although he is principally remembered for his superlative philanthropy — and to be fair, his philanthropy was exceptional —...

Israel

Startup’s Pop-Up Nanosatellites Slash Price of Sending Payloads to Space

CTech - The NewSpace trend is reaching new heights — engineering smaller payloads, launchers, and devices— all designed to offer innovative solutions for the next frontier. Satellites, however, are particularly...

Middle East

Israel, Bahrain Leaders Discuss Iran, Possible Vaccine Plant

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Bahrain's Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa on Thursday discussed Iran and the possible involvement of the Gulf state in establishing a vaccine...

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